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How far to the nearest Pub ?
The nearest pub is
in the clubhouse of Cruit Island Golf Club, which is open to the public
and is about 1km past the cottages at the end of Cruit Island.
Next nearest is the Viking Hotel at the entrance to Cruit Island and
about 3km from the cottages. .
Nearest old-fashioned one-room pub is either "Iggy's" in Kincassleagh or
"Paddy Neili's" Country Inn, each of which is about
How far to the nearest Restaurant ?
restaurant is the clubhouse of Cruit Island Golf Club, 1km.
is the Viking Hotel, 3km. There are several very good restaurants in the
fishing village of Burtonport, about 8km from the cottages, several more
in Dungloe, about 10km from cottages and a very fine restaurant in
Annagry, 10km from cottages.
Are there Taxi's available locally ?
Yes, you can get a
Taxi to/from the pub of your choice, to/from Carrickfin Airport or any
Can you hire a bicycle locally ?
Unfortunately the nearest bicycle hire centre is now in Ardara, about 20 miles distant.
Can you fly into Carrickfin Airport and hire a car locally ?
Yes, there are daily
return flights from Dublin to Carrickfin Airport, about 10km from
cottages, telephone : 074 9548284. You can also hire a brand name car
locally, telephone : 074 9548469
Where do I go for traditional Irish music
It totally varies
according to season and demand. Best to check with the Tourist Office in
Dungloe. Usually there is at least one pub in either Burtonport or
Dungloe offering traditional Irish music.
Failing that you will almost always hear it at Leo's Tavern in Crolly.
This is the home-place of Enya and Clannad.
How long does it take to drive to the cottages ?
hours from Dublin or Shannon. About 3 hours from Belfast,
2 hours from Derry or Sligo, and about 7 hours from Rosslare or Cork.
How will I get the key to my cottage ?
The key will be in
the door of your cottage and your name posted in the window of your
What time can I arrive and what time must I leave at ?
You can arrive any time after 3:00p.m. You must vacate by 11:00a.m. on
the morning of departure.